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[General Wastemoreland photograph and memorabilia collection].
BANC PIC 2000.063--PIC folder 1; BANC PIC 2000.063--PIC folder 2; BANC PIC 2000.063--A; BANC PIC 2000.063--C ; ...
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Title:

[General Wastemoreland photograph and memorabilia collection]

Creator/Contributor:

Dunphy, Thomas Michael, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Photographs of anti-Vietnam War activist Tom Dunphy in costume as General Wastemoreland. Includes two copy photographs from Dunphy's younger years. Also includes original uniform costumes and props used by Wastemoreland. Poster, owned by Dunphy, bears a portrait and quotation of Dan Katchongva, Hopi leader. 2015 additions: 6 snapshots of Dunphy posing in General Wastemoreland in the early 1990s.

Date:

[approximately 1965-1990] (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Dunphy, Thomas Michael -- Archives
Dunphy, Thomas Michael -- Pictorial works
Katchongva, Dan -- Posters
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs) -- 1914-2005 -- Parodies, imitations, etc -- Pictorial works
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- California -- Pictorial works
Peace movements -- California -- Photographs

Note:

Photographers unknown. Collected by Thomas Dunphy (General Wastemoreland).
Title devised by cataloger.
Also includes 1 poster (C) and various items of costume memorabilia.
Includes several copy photographs made by the library.
RESTRICTED COSTUMES and HISTORICAL OBJECTS. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Photographs of most available in BANC PIC 2000.063--PIC. Inquiries regarding objects should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Costume uniform jackets, hats, and tennis rackets used by General Wastemoreland added to the Historical Object Miscellany of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 19xx.031:125 and 19xx.031:127-131--OBJ).
From 2015 additions, 2 letters by Arthur Hoppe, a note by Dunphy on his use of the tennis racket prop, and a photocopy of a 1974 article on Dunphy transferred to the Manuscript Collections of the The Bancroft Library (BANC MSS 2004/155 c).

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

photoprint
16 photographs and 1 transparency in 3 folders and 1 oversize folder : chiefly gelatin silver and color prints ; sheets 21 x 26 cm (8 x 10 format) or smaller

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2000.063--PIC folder 1
BANC PIC 2000.063--PIC folder 2
BANC PIC 2000.063--A
BANC PIC 2000.063--C
BANC PIC 19xx.031:125--OBJ
BANC PIC 19xx.031:127--OBJ
BANC PIC 19xx.031:128--OBJ
BANC PIC 19xx.031:129--OBJ
BANC PIC 19xx.031:130--OBJ
BANC PIC 19xx.031:131--OBJ
BANC PIC 2000.063

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED COSTUMES and HISTORICAL OBJECTS. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Photographs of most available in BANC PIC 2000.063--PIC. Inquiries regarding objects should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.